Military School Job Openings

Location: Roswell, NM
November 15, 2023

New Mexico Military Institute

Employment Opportunity

Athletic Trainer / HPER Instructor

About New Mexico Military Institute: NMMI is a state-supported, co-educational college preparatory high school and junior college, complete with Junior and Senior ROTC programs. With a Corps of Cadets numbering up to 1000 young men and women, NMMI provides an accredited college preparatory curriculum on the high school level and currently developing a new middle school.

Position: Under the supervision of the Athletic Director or their designee, this position is responsible for, but is not limited to, duties as an Athletic Trainer for junior college and high school athletics and a minimal load teaching Athletic Training and/or HPER courses. Computer literate in Word, Excel and other major software programs; must maintain professional and ethical academic standards; provide athletic training services as assigned, in accordance with established procedures and standards of care; maintain necessary attendance, scholastic, and student records in accordance with published deadlines; participate actively in staff development and professional growth programs; participate in recruitment activities; assist student athletes with transfer to four-year programs; carry a fair share of other duties (department and committee work, community outreach, etc.). Assignments and schedules as determined by NMMI. Salary ranges from $50,000.00 to $56,000.00. The job description is available upon request.


 Provide class instruction in accordance with established course outlines.

 Inform students concerning course requirements, evaluation procedures and attendance requirements.

 Maintain necessary attendance, scholastic, and student records and submit them in accordance with published deadlines.

 Other duties as assigned.

Essential Skills:

 Knowledge of a wide range of CPR and first aid techniques.

 Knowledge of injury evaluation techniques.

 Knowledge of sports medicine, physical therapy and rehabilitation techniques.

 Skill in effective oral and written communication.

 Skill in developing and administering budgets.

 Skill in utilizing computer and software technology.



 Bachelor’s degree in athletic training or a related field and demonstrate a plan to obtain Master’s Degree within 5 years of hire.

 Proof of Board of Certification, Athletic Training Certification.

 Proof of or eligibility to obtain NM Athletic Training Licensure.


 Master’s degree in Athletic Training, or a HPER related field.

 Previous athletic training experience.

 Ability to teach a variety of HPER courses.

Why Should You Apply?

 Small class sizes

 Diverse student body

 Highly structured institutional culture and classroom management support

 Development and leadership opportunities

 Excellent pay and benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life, and retirement through the State of New Mexico

How to Apply: Send your application, resume, transcripts, and letter of interest to the NMMI HR Office located in Luna Hall, 101 W College Blvd, Roswell, NM, 88201, or email Applications are located at: NMMI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.